08-17-2016 · Volunteer Involvement Program

Project Community Connections, Inc.

Mission: To permanently rehouse individuals and families experiencing homelessness to a decent, affordable place to live and thrive. PCCI provides housing options and collaborates to provide ancillary services that promote personal and economic self-sufficiency.

Details: Board meets quarterly (January, April, July and October) in Atlanta from Noon-1:30 p.m. They encourage, but not require, a financial contribution, and it is important to have 100% contribution from the board. The agency budget is $2.4mil.

Skills needed: Marketing, Accounting/Auditing, PR/Communications




Mission: The mission of CORE, a contemporary dance organization, is to create, perform, and present compelling, original dance that ignites the creative spirit and actively engages in international cultural conversations.

Details: They meet 6-7 times per year, on the second Wednesday at 6 p.m. The agency budget is $610,357. Board members are asked to give or get financial commitment.

Skills needed: Fundraising/Events, Human Resources, Technology, Financial Oversight, Marketing, Community/Nonprofit Leadership, Political, Government



PD Gladiators

Mission: To focus the attention of people with Parkinson’s disease and the medical community on the role of exercise in slowing the progression of Parkinson’s disease and to make community-based exercise programs available to people with Parkinson’s disease and their care partners.

Details: They meet 8-10 times per year and ask board members to join chair committees. Members are asked to commit to two years of board service. Must meet a minimum give/get of at least $1,250 in FY 2017 and at least $2,500 in FY 2018.

Skills needed: Fundraising/Special Events, Grant Writing, Sales, Marketing, Finance, Case Management, Volunteer Management, Relationship Management



For contact information and a list of other board opportunities, contact vip@unitedwayatlanta.org